NEXIS Student Technology Lab Hosts Demo Showcase Wednesday

NEXIS Student Technology Lab Hosts Demo Showcase Wednesday

Have you dreamed about flying a drone or walking through a virtual world? You might get to do those things at Syracuse ...

The It Girls Alumnae Group and Women in Computing at NYCWiC

The It Girls Alumnae Group and Women in Computing at NYCWiC

Syracuse was the host city recently for NYCWiC, the New York Celebration of Women in Computing's annual conference. This conference was for women from ...

5 Things To Do This Summer If You Don’t Have An Internship

5 Things To Do This Summer If You Don't Have An Internship

Students: if you're freaking out because you're summer plans aren't set yet, take a deep breath and realize you are not the ...

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Phoneography Enthusiasts Create 'Disposable Camera' App

The San Francisco photo enthusiasts of the company Photojojo (who specialize in making all sorts of photography and phoneography gizmos and gadgets) ...

Spring 2015 HackUpstate: Recapping the Highlights

Spring 2015 HackUpstate: Recapping the Highlights

This Spring, co-founders Doug Crescenzi and Mitch Holland organized yet another great HackUpstate hackathon! What is HackUpstate? Find out here! Participants entered the ...

NEXIS Student Technology Lab Hosts Demo Showcase Wednesday

NEXIS Student Technology Lab Hosts

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The It Girls Alumnae Group and Women in Computing at NYCWiC

The It Girls Alumnae Group

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5 Things To Do This Summer If You Don’t Have An Internship

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Phoneography Enthusiasts Create 'Disposable Camera'

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Spring 2015 HackUpstate: Recapping the Highlights

Spring 2015 HackUpstate: Recapping the

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| April 27, 2015

NEXIS Student Technology Lab Hosts Demo Showcase Wednesday

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Have you dreamed about flying a drone or walking through a virtual world? You might get to do those things at Syracuse University this week. This Wednesday, the NEXIS student research lab is hosting an open house–and its “Future Wednesday” technology showcase–at the School of Information Studies (iSchool). The event takes place from 1:00 to → Read More

| April 27, 2015

The It Girls Alumnae Group and Women in Computing at NYCWiC

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Syracuse was the host city recently for NYCWiC, the New York Celebration of Women in Computing‘s annual conference. This conference was for women from across the state to present various IT-related topics through poster sessions, research presentations, panels, workshops, and other great activities providing excellent opportunities for networking and professional growth. Schools and organizations from across → Read More

| April 24, 2015

5 Things To Do This Summer If You Don’t Have An Internship

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Students: if you’re freaking out because you’re summer plans aren’t set yet, take a deep breath and realize you are not the only one. Whether you have been applying to internships for months, or if you’ve just started, here are some things to do right no–and throughout the summer–to set yourself up for success. 1. Keep Looking → Read More

| April 22, 2015

Phoneography Enthusiasts Create ‘Disposable Camera’ App

https://vimeo.com/123026160

The San Francisco photo enthusiasts of the company Photojojo (who specialize in making all sorts of photography and phoneography gizmos and gadgets) have come out with a fun app that releases all of our inner 90s kids–a disposable camera smart phone app. The app’s tagline is simple: “No previews. No redo’s. Only surprises.” If you check → Read More

| April 20, 2015

Spring 2015 HackUpstate: Recapping the Highlights

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This Spring, co-founders Doug Crescenzi and Mitch Holland organized yet another great HackUpstate hackathon! What is HackUpstate? Find out here! Participants entered the doors of the April 11-12 event Tech Garden in downtown Syracuse starting at 11:00 AM on Saturday, and nervously gathered together throughout the hour. Soon, Doug, co-founder and host of the event, → Read More

| April 17, 2015

Facebook’s New App Riff: Make Videos with Friends

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In an attempt to maintain their success as well as change the ways users record and edit videos on social media, Facebook unleashed its newest application, Riff, recently. Riff is a platform for creating videos of a collaborative nature with the intent to make them as viral as possible. How it works As opposed to → Read More

| April 15, 2015

7 Questions with an LIS Professor: Marilyn Arnone

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(Editor’s Note: This is the fifth in a series of posts  profiling the iSchool’s Library and Information Science faculty.Check out previous 7 Question posts with R. David Lankes, Renee F. Hill, Jill Hurst-Wahl, and Jian Qin). P.S. – This is National Library Week. The American Library Association is celebrating it and tweeting information under the hashtag, #NLW15) _____________________________________________________ Marilyn Arnone has → Read More

| April 13, 2015

Innovating in 3D: Students in Singapore Print Electric 3D Car

PCmag's photo of the 3D-Printed car in Singapore.

In February, students in Singapore went above and beyond expectations and broke into the frontiers of 3D-printing. At Nanyang Technological University, students made a 3D-printed electric car, which, according to PCMag, is Singapore’s first. What About A Printed Car? The article describes the car and how it runs on solar energy. The car is also → Read More

| April 10, 2015

Amazon’s Dash Button Makes One-Click Purchasing Easy

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Call it genius or call it laziness, but Amazon is shaking up the way we purchase everyday items–the ones we only seem to remember we need until after we’ve used our last plastic bag, or grabbed the last energy drink out of the package. Last week, Amazon introduced the Dash Button–a small button that, when pushed, → Read More

| April 7, 2015

Hack Upstate, Spring 2015: This Weekend in Syracuse

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As we enter April, the team at Hack Upstate is excited to remind you that the Spring installment will take place Saturday, April 11 and Sunday, April 12 at the Tech Garden in Downtown Syracuse! (Sign up here!) For those unfamiliar with Hack Upstate, our bi-annual namesake event serves as an opportunity for talented developers, → Read More